With the objective of leveraging national funding and encouraging future COFUND applications, Dr. Geraldine Canny organised an information event at the IUA on March 21st. Among those in attendance were representatives from government departments and funding bodies.
Invited speakers included Dr. Alan Craig, Head of Sector at the Research Executive Agency as well as evaluators and those running COFUND programmes. You can view all presentations below and their respective presentation slides are also available.
Dr. Alan Craig, Head of Sector, Research Executive Agency.
How does COFUND benefit a country or region?
Dr. Paddy Healy, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Science and Engineering, UL
Dr. Conor O’Carroll, Independent Consultant on Research and Higher Education Policy, SciPol
Dr. Andrea Valova, CAROLINE Programme Manager, Irish Research Council.
Dr. Maire Brophy, EU Research Manager, ADAPT Centre, TCD
Dr. Imelda Lambkin, Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund Manager, Enterprise Ireland.
Liam Cronin, Associate Director of Commercialisation, ADAPT Centre, TCD.